Injun joe sprang to his feet, his eyes flaming with passion, snatched up potter s knife, and went creeping, catlike and stooping, round and round about the combatants, seeking an opportunity
By two in the morning, sir daniel sat in the room, close by the fireside, for it was cold at that hour among the fens of kettley.
Then i saw something like the sight of electrum, like the appearance of fire encased all around, from the appearance of his loins and upward ; and from the appearance of his loins and downward, i saw something like the appearance of fire
He scrambled up by the stones, water glistening on his pate and on its garland of grey hair, water rilling over his chest and paunch and spilling jets out of his black sagging loincloth
Nana and satin used to skirt the church and then march off along the rue le peletier. when they were some hundred yards from the cafe riche and had fairly reached their scene of operations they would shake out the skirts of their dresses, which up till that moment they had been holding carefully up, and begin sweeping the pavements, regardless of dust. with much swaying of the hips they strolled delicately along, slackening their pace when they crossed the bright light thrown from one of the great cafes